Thick fog to greet morning commuters


A skater rides on the half pipe in the skate park at Citizens' Field, Gainesville on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012.

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Published: Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:51 p.m.
Last Modified: Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:51 p.m.

Dense fog will roll in Monday morning, impairing drivers' vision until around 10 a.m., and weather experts said drivers should be extra cautious.

Meteorologist Phil Peterson of the National Weather Service said the fog is expected to burn off by the afternoon, revealing cloudy skies and possible showers.

A 40 percent chance of rain is expected Monday, with a high of 79 degrees and a low of 61.

Showers and thunderstorms are likely in the early part of the week. A 50 percent chance of rain is forecast for Tuesday, along with a 60 percent chance Tuesday night. Temperatures will drop slightly with a high of 74 degrees and low of 55.

More rain and cooler temperatures are expected Wednesday. A 70 percent chance of showers is expected alongside highs in the high 60s and lows in the low 40s.

The sun will finally come out by Thursday, with no showers predicted. High temperatures will drop and hang in the low 60s.

Partly cloudy skies and no showers are expected Friday and Saturday. A 20 percent chance of rain is predicted for Sunday.

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